5 Illinois Counties Declare Themselves ‘Sanctuary Counties’ for Gun Owners

This article comes from Breitbart.com

by AWR Hawkins

Five Illinois counties have now declared themselves to be “sanctuary counties” for gun owners, and 20 more counties in the state are considering the same move.

The push for “sanctuary” status is intended to send a message to the Democrat-controlled state legislature, which has considered numerous gun control laws again this session.

Fox News reports the declaration of “sanctuary county” indicates employees of that respective county will be instructed to ignore new gun control laws rather than enforce them.

Breitbart News reported that Effingham County was one of the first to proclaim its “sanctuary” status. Effingham County Board vice chairman David Campbell told Fox News, “It’s a buzzword, a word that really gets attention. With all these sanctuary cities, we just decided to turn it around to protect our Second Amendment rights.”

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  1. Milton 12 May, 2018, 07:29

    Deep down in my heart, i knew there were good Americans in this “state”.

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  2. Gary ... 13 May, 2018, 08:36

    No firearm is illegal… Mine are undocumented and they lived in my Sanctuary home… there’s a few other comments I’d like to make but I doubt that Oath Keepers would appreciate the language I use toward the Democrats…

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